Total COVID-19 cases in Canada: 3,409 diagnoses and 36 deaths (as of March 25, 9 p.m. ET).
Ontario – 688 cases, including 13 deaths (8 resolved)
British Columbia – 659 cases, 14 deaths (183 resolved)
Alberta – 419 cases, 2 deaths (3 resolved)
Quebec – 1,339 cases, 7 deaths (1 resolved)
New Brunswick – 26 cases
Manitoba – 35 cases
Saskatchewan – 86 cases
Prince Edward Island – 5 cases
Newfoundland and Labrador – 67 cases
Nova Scotia – 68 cases (2 resolved)
Northwest Territories – 1 case
Yukon – 3 cases
CFB Trenton – 13 cases
All students living in a residence building at York University in Toronto have been advised to go into self-isolation after an individual began exhibiting “some symptoms similar to those of COVID-19.”
The notice was posted on the university’s website on Wednesday regarding Founders Residence.
The university, however, said the individual exhibiting symptoms does not have either a presumptive or confirmed case of COVID-19.
The United States Senate late Wednesday passed an unparalleled $2.2 trillion economic rescue package steering aid to businesses, workers and health care systems engulfed by the coronavirus pandemic.
The unanimous vote came despite misgivings on both sides about whether it goes too far or not far enough and capped days of difficult negotiations as Washington confronted a national challenge unlike it has ever faced.